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on November 13, 2015 in World News

United Nations Slams Israel Over Child Prostitution Epidemic

United Nations Slams Israel Over Child Prostitution Epidemic Israel has no clear strategy for addressing child prostitution within its borders, according to a UN report, which says that sex offenders there are not sufficiently prosecuted and punished. In the wake of the scathing report from the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child, a source told Israeli newspaper Haaretz that despite growing awareness of the problem, helping juvenile prostitutes “still falls between the governmental cracks.” Of all the police investigations opened into sex crimes against minors last year, about 45% have been closed, the paper reported. © AFP 2015/ JALAA MAREY Israel Slams EU ‘Anti-Jewish’ Move to Label Foods… View Article

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